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City Central (Dearborn Park, Gold Cost, Streeterville, Loop, Near North, River North, Other City Central)
1347 NORTH DEARBORN Parkway. Large studio in Gold Coast in 4 story building with elevator. Hardwood floors, large closet, ceiling fan. Laundry in building. $620-$885, separate heat. Call Emma 312-735-5454. www.bealproperties.net Near South Side: $299 Move-In Special 110th Michigan, Studios, 1Br., $450 - $540 + Sec. 1.800.770.0989
City North (Albany Park, Jefferson Park, Andersonville, DePaul, Edgewater, Homer Park, Irving Park, Lakeview, Lincoln Park, Lincoln Square, North Central, North Park, Old Town, Other City North, Ravenswood, Rogers Park, Roscoe Village, Sauganash, Uptown, West Ridge, Wrigleyville, North Side)
4606 N. Hermitage Studios - $685. & up HEAT & ALL UTILITIES INCLUDED!! Large rehabbed studio with separate/rehabbed kitchen. Carpet, good closet space, security intercom. Close to transportation. No Dogs (773) 248 9936 or LPW2140@wtrm.com See pics, floor plans @
641 W. Aldine. Studios from $630. including heat/gas. Newly remodeled. Bright, separate eat-in kitchen, great closet space, cable ready. Carpet . Upper floors have spectacular views. On-site laundry, bike room, elevator. Engineer 24x7. Quiet street. Steps to Broadway shops, cafes. No dogs 773 248 9936 or LPW2140@wtrm.com. See pic, floor plans, www.wtrm.com.
427 WEST BELDEN, west of Clark, south of Fullerton. Courtyard building studio apartments, just 3 blocks from DePaul. Tile bath, hardwood floors, ceiling fan, miniblinds, laundry room, security intercom. $690-$955, separate heat. Call Emma at 312-735-5454. www.bealproperties.net
5036 NORTH SHERIDAN Road. 7-story elevator bldg completely restored, new kitchens, sparkling ceramic tile baths, plush carpeting and cable. Parking available. Studio from $561. Call Manager at 773-484-7913.
New remodel $745/2BR and $685/1BR per month. Section 8 accepted. 1302 N. Kildare (Division and Pulaski) Please call (773)619-0280 or (847)924-1939
5036 NORTH SHERIDAN Road. 7-story elevator bldg completely restored, new kitchens, sparkling ceramic tile baths, plush carpeting and cable. Parking available. 1 br from $697. Call Manager at 773-484-7913.
540 WEST WELLINGTON, Wellington and Broadway. Studios in beautiful building. Storage, miniblinds, laundry room. Close to el. Great Lakeview shopping area. Walk to lakefront. $690-$770, heat separate. Call Cornell 773-418-2908. www.bealproperties.net
STEPS FROM LAKE, 5746 N Kenmore. Handsome lobby, carpeting or hardwood, oak kitchens, laundry, intercom and cable. Studio from $577. Call 773-484-8042 or email email@example.com
739 WEST BELMONT, Belmont and Halsted. Newly renovated studios with hardwood parquet floors. Separate dressing area and large closet. Miniblinds, laundry room. $655-$820 includes heat. Call Hannah 773-909-0550. www.bealproperties.net
640 W. BRIAR Efficiencies from $675. including heat & all utilities. Newly remodeled. Bright, great closet space, cable ready. Carpet or hardwood floors. On-site laundry, bike room. Engineer 24x7. Quiet street. Steps to Broadway shops, cafes. Parking Available No dogs 773 248 9936 or LPW2140@wtrm.com. See pic, floor plans, www.wtrm.com
4036 North California, near Irving Park Road. One bedroom. Heat and parking lot space included. In-building laundry. Air conditioning. No pets. $650 regular unit/month, $750 large unit/month. Call Ralph at (847)812-7390. Leave a message if no answer.
North Sheridan Road at West Hollywood Avenue, $625 Available October 1 Living area has oak flooring & woodwork, natural light, high ceilings, 52" ceiling fan Kitchen has 30" gas stove, built in microwave, refrigerator, freezer, 42" high cabinetry Bathroom has white tile, great water pressure, additional shelving for storage Custom built closets with long hang, double hung and built in shelving Laundry facilities, bike storage, parking available Excellent public transportation: Express bus to Water Tower (15 minutes); El to Downtown (20 minutes) 1 1/2 blocks to beach, park, bike path and Historic District main street shopping Heat & hot water included CALL 773-784-7099
LIVE STEPS FROM Lake Michigan and public transportation. 6026 N Winthrop. Walk to everyday necessities: grocery stores, banks, coffee shops and restaurants. Apartments are exceptionally clean with wall to wall carpeting, modern kitchens, ceramic tile baths and good closet space. 1 br from $684. Call Manager 773-878-1126.
EDGEWATER. LOFT STYLE studio, The Barclay, 5634 North Kenmore. 6-12 month lease from 10/1/08. Total rehab of main level studio, open floorplan with white Eurokitchen, dishwasher, hardwood floors, newly tiled bath, tenant paid heat/air (average electric bills $57), one block to lake and easy access to all public transportation. Laundry and bike storage onsite. Available October. $625. No Dogs. 773-528-7776, www.krenger.com.
4413 NORTH WOLCOTT, Wolcott and Montrose. Studio with kitchen dining area. Walk-in closets, miniblinds, laundry room, back porch, storage, close to el. $670-$795, heat separate. Call Art 773-851-1575. www.bealproperties.net
818 WEST DIVERSEY, Diversey and Halsted. Studio with large closets, hardwood floors, miniblinds, laundry room in building. Great location and close to el. $695-$870, separate heat. Call Dan 773-988-5074. www.bealproperties.net
505 WEST BELMONT, apartment. Studios in wonderful location just steps from the lake. Super clean, central location, walk to theater, shopping and el train. New bathrooms and new kitchens, miniblinds, laundry in building. $625-$925 includes heat. Call Hannah, 773-909-0550. www.bealproperties.net
$600 This spacious studio has an updated kitchen and bathroom. This studio is well maintained. There are awesome lake views of beautiful Lake Michigan! WINDOWS FACING EAST CLOSE TO REDLINE AND LOYOLA UNIVERSITY RORY COULTER I.B.F. PROPERTY MANAGEMENT 312.593.1677
1137 W. Pratt Small Studios for $610 per month on lower floor, NO SEC. DEPOSIT if you have great credit. 773-276-1099
$695 / 1br This garden unit located in very quiet neighborhood, two flat house, owner resides on site, easy street parking !!! Close to brown line, CTA and much more, everything is included in the rent – no utilities to be paid! New remodeled unit, new kitchen cabinets, newer appliances, new bathroom, 1 month security deposit required. Sorry, No Pets Allowed!PLEASE CONTACT 773-807-5085
Located at Lunt and Sheridan, this bright, cheery, and airy apartment is steps from the Lake. It is a large, vintage, renovated apartment in an elegant courtyard building. It offers loads of closet, hardwood floor throughout, ceiling fans, French doors. Heat, gas, and water are included. Laundry on premises. Cable ready. Flexible lease terms. 2 Blocks from El. Bus stop in front of building. Convenience store in building. Café across street with wifi. Street parking or metered parking available at $0.25/hr. Pet friendly. $650/MO 773 462 4822 for showings and further information. DAILY SHOWINGS.
Studio apartments located in the heart of Rogers Park, near Loyola University and less than 1 mile to the Red Line. The units feature hardwood floors, newly renovated bathroom and kitchen with dishwasher and gas stove, laundry located in building, and heat included with rent. Sorry, no pets allowed.
1717 W Northshore, several units available now. $650-675/ month (heat included). AVAILABLE NOW Call EGR Properties, 773-394-9788
City Northwest (Avondale, Belmont Cragin, Bucktown, Edison Park, Humboldt Park, Logan Square, Mayfair, Norwood Park, Old Irving Park, Other City Northwest, Portage Park, Wicker Park
4111 N. Narragansett. 2 Bedroom/1 Bath 1st floor apartment. Remodeled kitchen and bath. No pets. $675/month plus utilities. Agent owned. Parking available. 312-804-0051.
Old Irving Park! Great 1BR w/ formal dining, remodeled kitchen, heat included. Close to public trans., and shopping. No dogs. $695/mo with no deposit. 3222 N. Karlov. Call 773-392-4550. www.landstarrealty.com
KEELER/MONTROSE SUNNY 1 BEDROOM GARDEN APARTMENT QUIET AREA FREE HEAT/ FREE LAUNDRY CLOSE TO EL, METRA AND EXPRESSWAYS NO PETS/SMOKING $600 AVAILABLE 10/1 773-736-3697
Nice extra large studio apartment for rent near North Ave and Narragansett. Apartment features laminate floors, recessed light, new maple cabinets, newer bathroom. Rent is 595+ utilities. The unit is 500 square feet. If interested, please contact 847 989-3861. Hot water and wireless internet included in the rent. Apartment 4 blocks north of the suburb of Oak park, 6 blocks south of the Brickyard Mall, a bus ride away from Wright College and a few blocks away from Dominican University
Old Irving Park. Studios and One bedrooms, hardwood floors, newly decorated. Heat and cooking gas included. Laundry in basement. Near Blue Line and Metra. No dogs. 4001 N. Kildare.$655 and up. Wald Management Co., Inc. 773-929-7000, www.waldmanagement.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
3141 N Central Park - 2 BEDROOM – Near Blue Line BELMONT / CENTRAL PARK $695.00 + UTIL. CALL 773-398-6969
Charming, clean one bedroom apt. with updated kitchen, hardwood floors in living room, new carpeting in bedroom, new ceiling fans and mini-blinds. Lots of closet space, private balcony in back, nice neighborhood. 2nd floor of single family home. Laundry facilities, utilities included. Non-smoking, no pets. $650 a month, call (773)588-8630.
Lamon at Irving Park Rd. $650-$675 450-500 sq. ft. Gleaming refinished hardwoods, brand new kitchen/bath, dishwasher, close to cta, easy parking, heat and gas included, laundry on-site. Available Now, September 1 or October 1. Call 773-858-3030. No Dogs.
$625 / Remodel 1 BD Aparment (Fridge,Stove, and Electric Bills Included), with Hardwood Floors, Celling Fans, and New Windows as well.........Ready to move in after the 14th of September. Must see to appreciate. Show by appointment only, Call (773)387-1020 and ask for Rene.
Horner Park 1 bedroom with updated kitchen and bathroom. Hardwood floors, central heat, celining fans, laundry, and storage. Great street parking. Available 8/1 Call 773-506-7060
Rental Price: $695.00 + utilities. Berteau at Albany
$625 / 2br Nice apartment with recent updates. Formal dining room. Humboldt Park vicinity (North Avenue and Kedzie). Only $625.00 Sorry, no pets. For more information or for a showing, please call Amaury at 773-240-7417.
$675 / 1br Large one bedroom apartment, hardwood floors, in-closed heated porch(could be used as an extra room or office), mint condition, building well kept, new appliances, gas and electric not included. Close to Kennedy Express Way and public transportation CALL 773-860-4853 FOR DETAILS. 4153-55 W. Nelson
Beautiful huge studio hardwood floors, newer kitchen, new windows. Freshly painted, includes heat and cooking gas. No dogs. Call 773-716-7400 ATLAS REALTY GROUP MARKO K.
$620 / 1br Garden unit freshly painted 1 block to train, metra, el and highway. Includes heat, laundry in building. NO DOGS CALL 773-736-2739 $25 Credit check required with application.
New hardwood floor New black appliances New mahogany colored cabinets Closet Nice tree lined street
Easy parking Laundry on 1st floor 3 and a half blocks to red line and Starbucks Bus one block, Metra nearby Available Sept 1, Sept 15, or Oct 1 Call Molly Morgan at 615-887-0072
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$675 / 1BR 1 BR appartments for rent. We also have 2 BR at $725 SECTION 8 accepted. New cabinets
new appliances new hardwood floors new paint new bathrooms Almost everything is new. If you are interested in renting this appartment please call Dorin at (773)619-0280 or call Danny at (847)924-1939
$620 / 1br The North Avenue bus stops right at the building. There is a restaurant, a cleaners, other shops right on the premises and a great bakery right across the street. Call to see: 773-929-6007
Available immediately 2 1/2 RM 1 BDRM HEATED Garden apartment, appliances, tile and carpet, cable TV included. Single family home, large yard, garage available.
For More Info CONTACT:MIKE (847)710-6855 MULLIINV@AOL.COM City South (Beverly, Bridgeport, Brighton Park, Bronzeville, Chatham, Chinatown, Englewood, Garfield Park, Hyde Park, Lawndale, Marquette Park, McKinley Park, Near South, Other City South, Pilsen/Little Village, South Loop, South Shore, Washington Park) BRIDGEPORT CONVENIENT BIG 1 bedroom apartment. Quiet neighborhood; easy parking. Near 35th, Halsted; red, orange lines. $500; heat, utilities not included. No pets. Do not email. Call 312-842-1145
11245 S. King Dr. Garden apt.,1 bdrm, 4.5 total rooms, stove and refrigerator included, $450.00 per month plus one month security deposit, near transportation, schools and a park and it's ready for move-in. All ultilities included (heat, hot water, and electric) call 773 971-3536 Mr. Hill
Hyde Park Studio, $550. 4625 S. Drexel, Great area tons of new construction around. Remodeled studio apartment, hardwood floors, brand new kitchen and bath, new windows, laundry room in building, on-site management. Heat and cooking gas included. Available now or October 1st. Easy to show Monday through Friday.$35 for credit check. Call Jamie at 773-285-3310. Proudly managed by NOVO Properties.
$625 / 1br We have 2 One Bedroom Loft apartment in artist community 930 Square feet Laundry room on site Dark room on site Community room on site Courtyard area And a great artist community for any artist looking for live/work space and company of any artist. For more info please call 312-859-1279 or 312-859-3309
$600 / 2br MOVE-IN SPECIAL: 1ST MONTH 1/2 OFF FOR QUALIFYING RENTERS FOR LEASE BY SEPT 1ST!!! Beautiful Renovated 2BR Apt - Berber Carpet - Freshly Painted - Newer Appliances - Onsite Laundry - Storage - Off Street Parking - Elementary School 2 blocks away- Close to train and bus (approx 3 blocks) - Sec 8 OK. $35 App Fee (no evictions). Tenants pay heat and electric. No Pets! Rent $600; Security Deposit $700. AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY!!! Interested? Call (312) 498-7944
$550 / 2br small 2bed great for an individual or couple. Use smaller bedroom as den or office. Laundry in Basement. Gated Parking spot with apt, value $25 per month. Call Jason at 773-320-8877 to schedule.
$340 / 1br Large Basement studio with separate bathroom (large clawfoot tub), kitchen separated by half wall. Space is about 13 by 40 feet total. Tenant pays gas and electric which means heat and hot water. Laundry room in building and a large yard adjacent to building for tenants to share. Large enough for one person only. Security deposit is $510 plus first month's rent. Need good references. New thermopaned windows, linoleum floor. Stove and refrigerator included. Available October 1. Eight blocks from the Kedzie Pink line, four blocks from the Kedzie bus, two blocks from Cermak bus. Call Amy at 708-660-1669.
$550 Cozy huge one bedroom apartment with pine floors ceramic kitchen and bath . Across the street from south shore metra train 2 blocks down from beach. Right down the street from southshore golf course and hyde park. Laundry facilities in the building. Tenants pay their own utilities no dogs allowed please. New development all around call for appointment 773-266-5369 Hector
$600.oo +Security. Two bedrms with Oak kitchen cabinets & hard wood floors. Across from St Agnes Church 27th & Central Park. A $25.00 non-refundable credit check fee is required for investigation.
Availabe by Sept. 1, 2008. Cell (773) 401-1074
City West (Austin, Greektown, Near West, Other City West, River West, Tri-Taylor/UIC, Ukranian Village, University Village, West Loop, West Town) 5930 W Erie St. Rehabbed 3rd floor in owner occupied building. Four delightful rooms with hardwood floors, new windows, blinds, appliances, ceiling fan, window A/C. 10 minute walk to Green Line. Close to Oak Park. Half block from West Suburban Hospital. $620 plus utilities. 773.287.2960 <email@example.com 1br 1ba on 2nd floor.no pet.$600+utility+one month deposit, 2br 1ba on 1st floor.no pet.$795+utility+one month deposit Please call 312-925-9230
$575 Studio in the Ukrainian Village This is a great studio apartment that is perfect for a single person, with a surprisingly large kitchen. It is in a quiet neighborhood in the Ukrainian Village, coin laundry in the building, electricity is included, cats are ok! Security Deposit $575 Available October 1st. Please e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an appointment!
$675 Efficiency Unit (Studio)- Great building 9 units. Available October 1st - seperate kitchen & living area. $675/mo Hardwood floors. Heat & cooking gas included. Storage and laundry in building. Shared back yard. Easy street parking. Close to public transportation. Call 773.661.0606 or email email@example.com
City Suburbs (Berwyn, Forest Park, Stickney, Downers Grove, Elmwood Park, Evanston, Highland Park, Naperville, Oak Lawn, Oak Park, River Forest, Schaumburg, Skokie, Other Suburbs, Wilmette, Winnetka, Maywood) $675 / 1br - 1143 David Drive (Bensenville) NEWLY REMODELED KITCHEN! Conveniently located near shopping. Rent includes heat, water and blinds. Tenant pays cooking gas, electric. Laundry/storage on site. One car only. No pets! Call Key Investment & Management at 630-932-5757 or contact the property manager at: firstname.lastname@example.org
$505 remodeled STUDIO (Maywood) Remodeled studio near 5th AVENUE and ROOSEVELT ROAD, close to HINES & LOYOLA HOSPITALS. Rent includes all utilities! REQUIREMENT: SECURITY DEPOSIT AND LEASE. PLEASE CALL: 708-652-0730 OR 708-343-5280
$625 / 1br - (OAKFOREST) Studio and one bedroom with appliances, laundry facility, close to train. New paint and carpet. Very clean and quiet location with affordable rent. Must See It! .The address is 15659 S Lamon Ave on CICERO AND 157 ST. CALL DAVE AT 630-673-6188 OR EMAIL ME AT JHON5411@YAHOO.COM
$650 / 1br - MOVE IN NOW!!!!!! (CHATHAM) Beautiful apartment building on the corner of 79th and Champlain. Great location with easy access to CTA and METRA. Studios are available for $525, 1 bedroom for $625 and 2 bedrooms for $770. Call Mr. Shah at 630-660-7877.
Large Studio Apartment in Fantastic Vintage Courtyard Building. Hardwood floors throughout, miniblinds, ceiling fan. Tile Bath, Large closets, Plenty of Storage. Laundry Room in Building.
Walk to transportaion / Metra 1 Block from Downtown Glencoe! On-site Maintenance! From $625-865/month (Separate Heat) Available September and October Call Dorin at 847-644-9676
$650 1 Bedroom (Berwyn) (map) Heat & Water included, New Carpeting, Storage on Site, Reserved Parking Spaces, On Site Laundry Facilities. This thirteen unit apartment is located in a quiet neighborhood with good schools & easy access (Metro 1/2 a block away) for commuters.
For more information please call Joe @ 708.502.5388
Affordable Living in prestige Elmhurst. 1 Bedroom on beautiful prairie path. Ceramic tile, updated kitchen cabinets and bathroom vanities, berber carpeting, laundry and storage, front of unit parking. Must see! No pets. Credit/background check. Argyle Garden Apartments, 483 Argyle Ave. (630) 7826013.
$695 Spacious Studio For Rent (914 Sherman ave. (EVANSTON) The studio is located in a quiet neighborhood and is walking distance from the Metra and "L" stations. There is also a CTA bus stop located near the studio. A 5 minute drive will take you to bustling downtown Evanston, enriched with restaurants, shops, bars, and the Century movie theater. At $695.00 a month, you are provided with heat, hot water, and cooking gas. A garage space is available for an additional $80.00 a month. Please contact Vasko for additional information (847) 366-9904
Rental Apartments Supported by the Chicago Department of Housing:
Looking for an apartment? Check list for contact information of developments supported by Low-Income Housing Tax Credits. Ask us for a list of apartments!
How to Apply. Applications may also be picked up at any CHA senior building, as well as at the CHA main offices at 60 E. Van Buren Street or by mail by calling the CHA Senior Programs Hotline at (312) 935-2660.
Low-income Senior Residences: 12 Newly-rehabbed and Ready for Move-ins within 30-45 days. Applicants must be at least 62 years of age, and will pay no more than 30 percent of their income on rent at any of the CHA developments, with a minimum rent of $50 per month.
The 12 buildings, which contain a total of 2,600 apartments, are:
Vivian Gordon Harsh Apartments, 4227 S. Oakenwald Ave.
Minnie Riperton Apartments, 4250 S. Princeton Ave.
Alfreda Barnett Duster Apartments, 150 S. Campbell Ave.
Mary Jane Richardson-Jones Apartments, 4930 S. Langley Ave.